Jason Kokrak takes victory in Ben Hogan’s yard

Jason Kokrak It took more than two hundred tournaments to get his first title of the PGA Tour. The next victory came much faster, but it was not easier. He had to beat the local favorite to win at an iconic location.

GolfConfidencial.- /> Playing alongside Jordan Spieth for the last 36 holes of the Charles Schwab Challenge and, before the spectators of Fort Worth, Kokrak was victorious. His loot for the victory at Colonial, which has hosted the PGA Tour For 75 years, it included a tartan jacket and a 1946 custom truck.

“I’m a big guy with a great truck, a great jacket, and a great pay.”Kokrak said after the victory.

In October, he did a final round of 64 to win the CJ CUP @ SHADOW CREEK. It was his 233rd participation in a race on the circuit that began in 2012.

On this occasion, the pair of 70 strokes was enough to beat Jordan Spieth by two. Kokrak finished 14 under, leaving Jordan Spieth with his third runner-up in this tournament. Spieth won at Colonial in 2016.

This victory places Kokrak alongside Bryson DeChambeau Y Stewart Cink as the only players with multiple wins this season. Kokrak advances to fifth place in the FedExCup, probably securing his second trip on Tour Championship, something that I already achieved in 2019.

Sergio Garca he started the week leading the tournament and stayed in the battle until the third round. On Sunday the Castellón did not have his best day, a 76-stroke card made him fall to the seventeenth position. The things were better for Rafa Cabrera Bello on this Sunday, 67 hits that boosted him twenty places to thirty-second.

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